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Katrina Relief Enters Self-Parody Phase

In case you didn’t know the tragedy in New Orleans was huge, Michael Jackson is going to sing a weepy ballad to make you really feel it.

The Wacko One is in Dubai, “planning to record a charity single for the Hurricane Katrina victims called ‘From the Bottom of My Heart.’” Perhaps the best part of this story is this: “The song will be issued on a record label called 2 Seas, owned by Bahraini Crown Prince Sheikh Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa.”

Anybody know how old this Prince is?

Warren Bell — Warren Bell was nominated June 20, 2006, by President George W. Bush to be a member of the Board of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting for the remainder of a ...

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